About Last Night 62: Flames start red hot but lose to Boston Bruins

In what was a franchise record setting start, the Flames scored three goals in the first 3.23, but end the period tied with the Bruins. The visitors scored a fourth goal just seconds into the third, but a Matthew Tkachuk fight and a number of good chances late could not give them the win. Statistical … Continue reading About Last Night 62: Flames start red hot but lose to Boston Bruins

Four questions for the Flames going into the trade deadline

As much as we love to think we know everything that is happening with the team we cheer for, the fact of the matter is we know nothing. The internal workings of the team at all levels are almost completely unknown to us, and we're largely in the dark in terms of what the team … Continue reading Four questions for the Flames going into the trade deadline

A history of Brad Treliving at the trade deadline

Just like that, there are only four days and two regular season games left before General Manager Brad Treliving and the Calgary Flames face the trade deadline. Through the first 61 games of the season, the Flames are still a massive question mark. Will they trade current players for assets? Will they spend to acquire … Continue reading A history of Brad Treliving at the trade deadline

About Last Night 61: Mangiapane hat-trick leads Flames over Ducks

After giving up eight goals to the Chicago Blackhawks two days prior, the Calgary Flames bounced back in a big way with a 6-4 win over the Anaheim Ducks yesterday afternoon. Andrew Mangiapane led the way with three goals in his first career hat-trick performance, and Cam Talbot out dueled Ryan Miller to record his … Continue reading About Last Night 61: Mangiapane hat-trick leads Flames over Ducks

Sunday Census: Which recent offensive spark will truly light the Flames?

Welcome back to The Sunday Census. Throughout the week, The Win Column will be posing topical and intriguing polls on Twitter (@wincolumnblog) to gauge the fan-base’s stance on pressing issues. Want to make sure your opinion is taken into effect? Vote in the polls, start a debate, and propose alternative suggestions on the polls! The … Continue reading Sunday Census: Which recent offensive spark will truly light the Flames?

CALGARY, AB - FEBRUARY 15: Elias Lindholm #28 of the Calgary Flames battles against Olli Maatta #6 of the Chicago Blackhawks at Scotiabank Saddledome on February 15, 2020 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHLI via Getty Images)

About Last Night 60: Flames lose fifth straight at home, doubled up by Blackhawks

Returning home from a largely successful road trip, the Flames looked to win their first game in the Saddledome since January 11th. Things got off to a bad start with Jonathan Toews scoring on the Blackhawks' first shot on net. The Flames answered back and Sam Bennett tied it up. Chicago scored again later in … Continue reading About Last Night 60: Flames lose fifth straight at home, doubled up by Blackhawks

Johnny Gaudreau versus Sean Monahan, Calgary Flames. Regular season shot totals over their careers. The two players are compared by looking at their game-by-game shot totals using a ridge line plot data visualisation.

Comparing Johnny Gaudreau versus Sean Monahan's career shot totals

The Calgary Flames have been blessed with two phenomenal players for over half a decade now. Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan have been household names for the Flames' offence ever since their arrivals in 2014 and 2013, respectively. One's known for playmaking, the other for being a pure goal scorer; surely, these archetypes should translate … Continue reading Comparing Johnny Gaudreau versus Sean Monahan's career shot totals